Jeff Lagasse

Jeff Lagasse is Associate Editor at Healthcare Finance.

By Jeff Lagasse 02:07 pm August 31, 2020
Failing to initially show a positive test result for a coronavirus patient could lead to appeals and administrative headaches.
Black doctor wearing a mask treating patient
By Jeff Lagasse 02:31 pm August 26, 2020
Women account for most entry-level positions, but the percentage drops the higher the position.
Telehealth consultation on a tablet
By Jeff Lagasse 10:04 am August 20, 2020
It's becoming much more popular among the age group, but many still don't see it as a substitute for in-person care.
By Jeff Lagasse 09:21 am July 28, 2020
Chatbots can either enhance the value of patient communications or cause confusion or even harm.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:23 pm July 14, 2020
People find multiple aspects of the healthcare system difficult to navigate, which suggests providers and plans should streamline.
Hospital viewed from a hillside.
By Jeff Lagasse 05:54 pm July 09, 2020
From consolidation to divestiture of assets, standalone hospitals will need a strategic plan to emerge from the pandemic intact.
By Jeff Lagasse 02:02 pm July 02, 2020
Despite the benefits, barriers remain in place, preventing the widespread, long-term use of the service.

Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida (Google Earth)

By Jeff Lagasse 02:39 pm June 29, 2020
The model's services include skilled nursing, medications, infusions, behavioral health, imaging and laboratory services and rehabilitation.
Group of doctors looking at medical imaging display.
By Jeff Lagasse 09:39 am June 24, 2020
LAPTN has helped its clinicians produce tens of millions of dollars in cost savings and meet numerous quality improvement targets.
Lawyer talking to suspect.
By Jeff Lagasse 05:39 pm June 05, 2020
The goal was to improve outcomes, reduce the recidivism rate and send inmates back into the communities with coherent care plans.

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